For a lot of us, the holiday season is full of family, food, and gifts. While the busyness is part of the fun, hopefully, you will also be able to make time to relax, recharge, and reflect on the past year. What better way to do that than to sit down with a good book? Whether you’re looking for a true story, a fictional holiday tale, or something to read or give to your children or grandchildren, all of your bases are covered with this list of holiday books to brighten your holiday season. 

Non-Fiction Holiday Books

We don’t often think of non-fiction when we think of holiday books, but they do exist! Discover where traditions began or set yourself up for success in the new year with these non-fiction books that are perfect for this time of year.

  • The Man Who Invented Christmas by Les Standiford
  • How to Spell Chanukah by Emily Franklin
  • The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom by Don Miguel Ruiz

Fiction Holiday Books

Whether your celebrations are sacred or secular or both, a little fiction can help put you in the holiday spirit. Perfect to read alone or with a partner or family member, these fictional holiday books will jump-start your holiday season.

  • Marley by Jon Clinch
  • Winter Solstice by Rosamunde Pilcher
  • The Christmas Train by David Baldacci

Children’s Holiday Books

There’s nothing quite like a children’s book to bring generations together during the holidays. These children’s books make great gifts and are great to read year-round.

  • You Are Special by Max Lucado
  • How Do Dinosaurs Say Happy Chanukah? By Jane Yolen
  • Finding Christmas by Robert Munsch

We hope your holiday season is filled with joy, peace and love!

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